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Navigating the Murky Waters of Reciprocity

posted by Melissa | May 26, 2015, 01:31 PM


There was a time when educators could count on being granted their license and then spending the rest of their career in a single state, district, or even school.  More and more often this is no longer the case.  As the economy changes,  the teaching force continues to evolve.  This is amplified by the fact that the distribution of teachers is not even across the country.  While many communities, mostly urban, are experiencing shortages of teachers, others have a surplus.  Teachers in areas with a surplus may well move to an area with a shortage, gain experience, and then apply in their desired state once they are more established.


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Foundation for Excellence in Education Releases Digital Learning Report Card

posted by Alana | May 19, 2015, 05:02 PM

The Foundation for Excellence in Education released the 2014 Digital Learning Report Card last month. The report details state policies on digital learning based on their alignment to the 10 Elements of High-Quality Digital Learning.

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Reform Matters: May 14th, 2015

posted by Alix | May 14, 2015, 10:16 AM


AAE in the News:  N.J. Charter Schools Beneficial for Teachers and Students Alike

Don't miss AAE Member Leader Ms. Jomayra Torres sound off on the public charter school movement in New Jersey.
"My message to stakeholders in New Jersey is simple. Charter schools are nothing to fear. My own son attends my school and is making huge gains. As a public charter school teacher, I'm directly benefitting from choices in education and I'm grateful. I wake up knowing that I am in an environment that challenges me professionally and allows me to work with kids that need me most..."